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Arshad Mohammed

Trump weighs labelling Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group

30 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump is working to designate the Muslim Brotherhood a foreign terrorist organisation (FTO), the White House said on Tuesday, which would bring sanctions against Egypt's oldest Islamist movement.

Pompeo aims to lift State Dept. morale with 'ethos' statement

26 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, hoping to boost workforce morale, unveiled an "ethos" statement on Friday that some former officials viewed with skepticism, partly because an early draft had language they saw as an admonition not to leak to the media.

Pompeo aims to lift State Department morale with 'ethos' statement

26 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo hopes to boost morale at the State Department with an "ethos" statement that some former officials viewed with scepticism, partly because an early draft had language they saw as an admonition not to leak to the media.

Exclusive: U.S. carves out exceptions for foreigners dealing with IRGC

21 Apr 2019

By Lesley Wroughton, Arshad Mohammed, Jonathan Landay and Phil Stewart

Exclusive: Dispute flares among U.S. officials over Trump administration Iran arms control report - sources

18 Apr 2019

(The April 17 story was refiled to add a dropped word in paragraph 4)

Officials puzzle over U.S. aid cuts to Central America

02 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON People inside and outside the Trump administration scrambled on Monday to figure out what aid it plans to cut from three Central American nations and how that is a good idea given that much of the money aims to curb migration.

Officials puzzle over U.S. aid cuts to Central America

02 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON People inside and outside the Trump administration scrambled on Monday to figure out what aid it plans to cut from three Central American nations and how that is a good idea given that much of the money aims to curb migration.

Treaty's end would give U.S., Russia impetus to make more nukes - study

01 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON The demise of the only U.S.-Russia arms control pact limiting deployed nuclear weapons would make it harder for each to gauge the other's intentions, giving both incentives to expand their arsenals, according to a study released on Monday.

U.S. looks to test ground-launched cruise missile in August

13 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON The United States aims to test a ground-launched cruise missile with a range of about 1,000 km (620 miles) in August, a Pentagon official said on Wednesday, after Washington announced last month it plans to withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.

UPDATE 1-U.S. looks to test ground-launched cruise missile in August

13 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON, March 13 The United States aims to test a ground-launched cruise missile with a range of about 1,000 km (620 miles) in August, a Pentagon official said on Wednesday, after Washington announced last month it plans to withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.

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